Morace has been widely tipped to get the nod but bizarrely it is understood she hasn’t been contacted by FFA as yet post her interviews. 

It is believed the panel who will make a recommendation to the FFA board, are torn about who’s name they will put forward. The members of the panel include FFA directors Amy Duggan, Mark Bresciano and Remo Nogarotto, former Matilda legend Sarah Walsh, and new technical director Trevor Morgan.


Sam Kerr: 'I can't imagine my life without AFL'

You have to wonder how many of the current Matildas and W-League stars would have ever kicked a football had the AFLW existed. Sam Kerr wouldn't have.


Late twist in Matildas coaching drama

While many expect Carolina Morace to be announced as the next Matildas coach by the end of the month, there is a late push for Chelsea coach Emma Hayes to get the job.


From Brisbane to Real Madrid: Ubogagu's journey

How often do players play for Brisbane Roar one season, Real Madrid the next? That's the journey of W-League flash in the pan, Chioma Ubogagu.

Hayes, a three time English WSL Championship winner, has no international experience but has been at Chelsea for nine years. She currently coaches star striker Sam Kerr.

Hayes has also coached at Chicago Red Stars.

Hayes is highly regarded by many in women’s football and was in the running for the England job that eventually went to Sarina Wiegman.

It is believed the list of candidates has been whittled down to three with Swede Tony Gustavsson the other option available. Gustavsson was an assistant to Jill Ellis during the triumphant 2015 and 2019 American World Cup campaigns. He was a UEFA Champions League winner with Swedish team Tyresö FF in 2014.

Arsenal’s Joe Montemurro is believed to out of the running.

The uncertainty and lack of transparency in the process has been a source of frustration for a number of football fans.


FFA reveal Matildas 'platinum generation' coach selection process

The current Matildas are the "platinum generation" superior to the Socceroos' golden generation team according to FFA CEO James Johnson, who is spearheading the coach selection process.


FFA to appoint 'crucial' new Matildas development figures 'in coming days'

FFA are planning to announce a series of appointments aimed at rejuvenating the Junior and Young Matildas pathways over the next few days.


Grace Maher's 360: Giants to Iceland and back again

Grace Maher has had a rather peculiar few years to end up back where it all began, at Canberra United for the upcoming W-League season.


'Delighted' Adelaide re-sign four key stars

The flurry of activity at Adelaide United continues as the club ramps up preparations for the next W-League season.


Carpenter: The W-League needs international stars

Matildas superstar Ellie Carpenter has spoken about how important top talent in the W-League was to her pathway to become one of the best footballers in the world.